SIRT research update workshop
27 September 2011
What was the event?
Workshop that brought sponsors of the SIRT programme up-to-date with the latest research on the wood properties of British grown conifers and impact of silviculture and tree breeding.
Workshop programme (PDF-89K)
Presentations by Forest Research:
- Barry Gardiner gave a SIRT project update and talk about "Trends in the UK Sitka spruce resource"
- Shaun Mochan - "Using acoustic tools to identify high quality trees"
- Elspeth MacDonald - "Tree breeding and selection for the future"
Who was the event suitable for?
Foresters, and forest managers and owners in particular, but also of interest to wood processors and policy makers.
Where did the event take place?
Birnam Arts and Conference Centre
For further information please contact:
Centre for Forest Resources and Management
Tel: +44 (0)1349 862144
Fax: +44 (0)1349 866624